James Brady

  • Blogs

    May 24, 2013

    Nucla ordinance requiring gun ownership could be challenged by Brady Center

    Earlier this month, the town of Nucla passed a rule requiring heads of households to own guns. Nucla isn't the first community to issue such an edict: It's following the lead of Nelson, Georgia, whose recently approved ordinance has already prompted a lawsuit from the Brady Center to Prevent Gun Vi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 10, 2012

    Insanity defense: Six notorious cases when it worked

    One of the central questions in the case of accused Aurora theater shooter James Holmes involves whether his attorneys will employ the insanity defense. The legal tactic has been used many times in mass slayings and other shocking crimes, and not always effectively: Note that serial killers John Way ... More >>

  • News

    January 22, 2004

    Just the 'Fax, man

    Thirty miles of developments, drunks and dreams -- the ultimate road trip.

  • News

    March 21, 2002

    Living in Exile

    Federal prisons are filling up with people whose only crime is the possession of a gun.

  • News

    January 11, 2001

    Call Me Crazy

    When the accused reject a not-guilty plea, Colorado's insanity law breaks down.